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Forensics: Get a Clue

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Although the methods are all scientific, forensic science was started by police officers rather than scientists, who relied on observation and common sense. Young detectives use many tools to solve crimes around the school in a...
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What is Zeno’s Dichotomy Paradox?

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Logic, paradox, infinity and finite...it all used to be Greek to me! And these concepts in modern day philosophy and advanced mathematics truly are Greek in origin, with particular regard to ancient Greek philosopher Zeno of Elea. Learn...
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Lesson: Proposal for a School Sculpture

For Teachers 1st - 6th
After discussing the artistic elements and design process needed to construct the modern sculpture, Lao Tzu, kids get logical. They consider the purposeful use of space in the sculpture, design a modern piece for a specific space at...
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Symbolic AI: Crash Course AI #10

For Students 9th - Higher Ed Standards
If you think logically, AI is all about symbols. An instructional video explains the development of symbolic artificial intelligence. Viewers see how AI translates problems of interest into symbols and then apply propositional logic to...
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The Presocratics: Crash Course History of Science #2

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
How did early scientists arrive at the notion that everything was made of atoms? Meet the Presocratics during the second installment in an engaging History of Science series. Viewers discover how these pioneers developed a model for...
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97% of Climate Scientists Really Do Agree

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Why do some people still question climate change? Discover the components of consensus with a video from a well-written science playlist. The narrator guides viewers through the process of reviewing climate publications, how exclusive...
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Who Owns the Zebra?

For Students 6th - 8th
Five women of different ethnicities and living in differently colored houses own different pets, drink different beverages, and work in different professions. Who is who? Solve a logic puzzle that provides 14 clues about connections...
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Fallacies

For Students 9th - Higher Ed Standards
All teacher workrooms contain a coffee maker, therefore all teachers must be addicted to coffee. That sentence represents a logical fallacy (although it may be true from some), a topic the seventh installment in the 24-part Writing the...
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Simply Elementary, Watson

For Students 10th - 12th
Explore the process of inductive and deductive reasoning. A collaborative lesson has some groups apply an inductive approach and others a deductive approach. Through class discussion, scholars compare their processes and discuss...
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Can You Solve the $20 Riddle?

For Students 9th - Higher Ed Standards
Do your young scientists love a good brain teaser? A video from an extensive physics playlist introduces a creative way to work those critical thinking skills. Watch as the host works through the scenarios that involve logic, statistics,...
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Can You Solve the Egg Drop Riddle?

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
100 floors, 100 Faberge eggs, one thief, and one escape vehicle. Young logicians put together what they know to determine how a thief can safely drop a fragile Faberge egg out a window of the city museum into her waiting truck and escape.
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Do Cause and Effect Really Exist? (Big Picture Ep. 2/5)

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
Examine cause and effect through the lens of physics. A video lesson describes how the reality of cause and effect does not apply to physics. Rather than following cause and effect, particles simply change in a predictable pattern.
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Can You Solve the Counterfeit Coin Riddle?

For Students 7th - 12th Standards
Math enthusiasts and riddle gurus are sure to love a mind-bending puzzle involving a king, a scale, and a counterfeit coin. Middle and high schoolers work through a video that describes a mathematician's challenge to find a false coin in...
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Boolean Algebra is Elementary

For Teachers 3rd - 6th Standards
See how Boolean algebra relates to video games with a lesson plan that teaches young scholars how to use Boolean algebra to create rules for a virtual world. They test the rule base for consistency in groups.
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Language of Algebra

For Teachers 5th - 8th Standards
Don't rush into algebra, let learners visualize, guess, and predict their way to a successful math career. The introductory unit incorporates beginner algebraic concepts with shapes instead of variables. Young mathematicians use a...
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Aristotelian Appeals: Logos, Ethos, and Pathos

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
How are commercials and advertisements able to convince their audience that they need to buy a certain product? Study Aristole's appeals with an engaging lesson that focuses on the use of ethos, pathos, and logos in claims and arguments.
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The Famously Difficult Green-Eyed Logic Puzzle

For Students 11th - 12th Standards
Ready to introduce the study of logic with what has been called "the hardest logic puzzle in the world"? What better way than with a TED-Ed video! This video describes the famous green-eyed-prisoners-on-an-island riddle by first posing...
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Module 6: Congruence, Construction, and Proof

For Teachers 8th - 10th Standards
Trace the links between a variety of math concepts in this far-reaching unit. Ideas that seem very different on the outset (like the distance formula and rigid transformations) come together in very natural and logical ways. This unit...
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Logical Fallacies

For Students 7th - 12th Standards
Help your learners grow their critical thinking and analytical skills by asking them to examine logical fallacies. After reading an example, pupils determine if two sets of premises and conclusions are logical fallacies or not and...
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Ad Hominem Arguments

For Students 7th - 12th Standards
Give your class a lesson in logical reasoning. This worksheet, which focuses on ad hominem arguments, goes step by step through an example. After examining the argument, learners assess a second conversation for ad hominem arguments and...
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Learn to Code: Understanding Functions and Making a Guessing Game

For Students 9th - Higher Ed Standards
Here's where it all comes together. Using the skills learned in the previous three videos, the final installment of this series on JavaScript explores how to create functions. By the end of the video, young programmers will be able to...
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Learn to Code: Arrays and Logic Statements

For Students 9th - Higher Ed Standards
Young programmers learn about the concepts of arrays and logic statements with the third video in this introductory series on JavaScript. Starting with a brief explanation of arrays, the resource goes on to provide clear and simple...
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Analysis Frame: Persuasion

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Examine a persuasive piece with a series of categorized analysis questions. You can start out with the basic questions provided at the top of the page, and move on to the more complex questions listed below. The questions cover content,...
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Lesson: Urs Fischer: Controlling our Logic, Metaphors, and Semantics

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Kids use poetry and contemporary art to start thinking about logic and personal expression. They read Sylvia Plath's poem "Metaphor," and critically examine the art of Urs Fischer. After working though a few logic problems they write...
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Secret Country Code Breaker

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Super cool and totally fun math awaits your class. They are the code breakers, and their job is to identify and locate the secret agent by breaking two different codes. They use all their skills to solve a series of double-digit addition...
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Lesson 12: What Reasonable Conclusions are Possible?

For Teachers 11th - Higher Ed
Oftentimes, we jump to conclusions when we are given a limited amount of information. Take a look at reasonable conclusions with your communications studies class. If-clauses, dichotomous thinking, and assumptions are all covered with...
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Converse, Inverse, and Contrapositive: Lesson

For Students 9th - 12th
Is it true? Use an inquisitive resource to find the truth of related statements. Using short-hand notation, the video shows how to write the converse, inverse, and contrapositive of a conditional statement. The segment a larger geometry...
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Circuits and Boolean Expressions

For Teachers 3rd - 6th Standards
Teach basic logic using Boolean operators. Young computer scientists learn about the operators NOT, AND, and OR, and how they can be expressed using Boolean notation, logic gates, or truth tables. Along the way, they learn about half...
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Common Core Reading Standards: Understanding Argument

For Teachers 9th - 10th Standards
What does your class know about logical fallacies? They can find out quite a bit and practice identifying logical fallacies if you follow the steps and use the resources provided here! After reviewing ethos, pathos, and logos, ask small...
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Organizing Your Argument

For Teachers 10th - Higher Ed Standards
Constructing a well-organized argument is the focus of this tutorial, originally created for the Purdue University writing program. The slides can be adapted for any composition course or writing unit. 
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Graphic Scores

For Teachers 4th - 6th
You can write some music scores using images rather than musical notation. Kids learn how they can become musical composers by using graphics or images in place of musical notation. An interesting slide-show, but a more interesting...
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Connect the Animal to its Food

For Students Pre-K - K Standards
What kind of food does a monkey eat? If you know, then you'll be able to complete this worksheet. To practice drawing a straight line, learners draw to connect the animal to its food. A total of five lines will be drawn from right to left.
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Friday Forum (Day 4)

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Have your young speakers participate in a discussion/debate with their whole class on their prepared argument. They listen and analyze other student's arguments and refute arguments using logic and not emotion.
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Eng 312: Midsemester Exam

For Teachers Higher Ed
Using the text Language Awareness by Eschholz, Rosa and Clark, as well as previous lectures from the class, this slideshow presents students with a midterm addressing key terms and concepts. While teachers might have a hard time using...
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Polynomial divided by monomial

For Students 9th - 11th
Let's think about the ways in which a person could simplify an expression where a polynomial is divided by a monomial. Sal shares 3 different modes he could use to simplify, then uses each way to solve the same problem.
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Semester 1 Review for Geometry final

For Students 10th
For this geometry worksheet, 10th graders solve problems that are based on the topics covered in a first semester geometry class, including, linear equations and the equations of parallel and perpendicular lines, the logic of geometry,...
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Dividing polynomials 1

For Students 9th - 11th
Divide two polynomial expressions by writing the problem as a fraction or as long division. Sal shows how to use long division to divide polynomials. A solid understanding of polynomial operations is necessary to grasp this video.
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Is it alive?

For Students Pre-K - 1st
Kids in grades K-2 increase their logical reasoning and visual discrimination skills by determining which things shown are alive. They use the criteria that all living things move on their own to mark each image as alive or not. 
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Balls & Hoops : Fun with Balls and Tubes

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Students race to keep these balls rolling. In this early childhood physical education lesson plan, students experiment with cause and effect as they work with different heights of cardboard tubes.
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Public Speaking

For Teachers 4th - 12th
As a quick and easy way to review public speaking skills, this resource could be used in an upper elementary or higher-ed classroom. It offers simple strategies like maintaining eye contact with the audience for three seconds. A teacher...
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Classifying Polygons

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Young scholars classify geometric shapes. In this polygon lesson, students use the computer program Geometer's Sketchpad as well as tangrams to explore polygons. Young scholars compare and contrast the different shapes to classify them.
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Using Logic

For Teachers 7th - 9th
In this logic worksheet, young scholars read short story problems.  They use logic to solve the problems. Students write equations to match the problem.  This one-page worksheet contains two logic problems.
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A Room Full of Colors and Shapes

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students explore their new classroom with this hunting and matching game. In this early childhood problem solving lesson, students use observation and matching skills as they hunt for pre-cut shapes around the classroom.
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Sunshine Math - 3

For Students 4th - 5th
In this mixed review math activity, students answer 1 multiple choice question using logical reasoning. Then students answer 1 fill in the blank problem on probability. Next, students answer 1 fill in the blank question on place value....
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Use Logical Reasoning

For Students 1st
In this shapes worksheet, 1st graders use logical reasoning to figure out which shape from the clues given they should circle to correctly answer 7 questions.
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Prize Numbers

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students explore what a proof is, how and why mathematicians create them and compose essays on how reason and logic are employed in the workplace. They explore whether any three lines can make a triangle and attempt to verify Goldbach's...
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EdTech Tuesdays: Hopscotch

For Teachers 4th - Higher Ed
Start your class out with some kid-friendly coding! Jennifer and Rich present Hopscotch, an app that asks learners to play around and create code in order to animate fun characters.
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EdTech Tuesdays: Cargo-Bot

For Teachers 3rd - 12th
Build a foundation in intermediate coding with the various levels offered in this app. Jennifer and Rich introduce the app and show one of the easy level logic tasks so that you can get an idea of what Cargo-Bot is all about.
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Batter Up! Math Stations

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Math stations that review important concepts with the real-world example of baseball.
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Likely Outcomes

For Students 4th - 5th
A coin toss is a simple and fun way to help youngsters discovery probability. Preferably in partners, they first predict what would happen if they tossed two coins 48 times. How often would two heads show up? Two tails? How about one of...
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Math Series: Number Patterns

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
The focus of this math lesson plan is representing numbers in different ways. Young mathematicians practice putting numbers into sets, and arriving at answers in new ways. For example, they are asked to, "Show me how to get 7 eyes." A...
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Problem Solving Strategies and Real World Experience

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Helping students develop strategies for solving problems can be a difficult task. Using visual representations and diagrams, this presentation takes learners from problem to solution. By first providing an overview of the different...
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Summer Machines Activity: How Can We Move This Box of Blocks?

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students discover there's more than one way to move a heavy load. For this problem solving lesson, students use observation and problem-solving skills as they experiment with simple machines in order to transport loads.
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The Four Student Problem

For Students 8th - 10th
In this four student problem worksheet, students determine the number of combinations to satisfy a given situation.  This one-page worksheet contains 1 multi-step problem.  The answer is provided at the bottom of the page.
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Use or Make a Table

For Teachers 7th - 9th
In this use or make a table worksheet, students examine data given in a story problem.  They use logic to determine the best way to begin organizing the data and creating a table.  This one-page worksheet contains three problems. ...
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Making Inferences

For Students 5th
In this literature activity, 5th graders focus on making inferences. Students study 5 quotations from the story and respond to 2 short answer questions, drawing inferences from the information that is stated.
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Ant, Bat, Cat

For Students 9th - 12th
In this secondary mathematics worksheet, high schoolers determine the solution to a riddle involving an ant, a bat, and a cat and given three statements students must determine which statement is true.  The one page worksheet contains...
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The Harry Potter Problem

For Students 9th - 12th
In this Harry Potter worksheet, students read a portion of an inscription from the book.  Students use logic to determine the contents of the seven bottles described in the paragraph.  This one-page worksheet contains 1 logic problem. ...
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Elements of the Persuasive Argument

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students assess persuasive letters. In this persuasive argument lesson, students exchange persuasive letters with another group and read it to determine its effectiveness. Students use an evaluation to rate each letter according to the...
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Text Meaning

For Students 9th - 10th
Figuring out which word should be used in a sentence is an activity that students have to practice throughout their schooling. This worksheet, which is geared to a high school level, provides a review of this concept in a a fifteen...
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Exploring Scatter Plots

For Students 8th
In this scatterplots activity, 8th graders solve and complete 6 different problems that explore using scatterplots. First, they explain the trend that they would expect to see in scatterplots comparing the set of data provided. Then,...
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The Classroom Easter Egg Hunt

For Teachers K - 5th
Young scholars work cooperatively to discover hidden Easter eggs in the classroom using prepositions of location. They record the location of the eggs on the worksheet found at the included web link but do not move it so others can find it.
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A Blocky Christmas!!

For Students 3rd - 6th
And you thought holiday shopping was tough! A fun Christmas game prompts players to direct a star block into position with the arrow keys on their keyboard. As they progress through levels, they use the star block to move additional...
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Sugar, Sugar - Christmas

For Students 3rd - 8th
The holidays wouldn't complete without lots of sugar and a little bit of strategy! A logic game challenges players to distribute falling sugar into a varying number of mugs using lines drawn from their mouse.
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Can You Solve the Buried Treasure Riddle?

For Students 6th - 12th
Buried treasure awaits! Riddle masters must dig deep to uncover the hiding place of pirate captain Greenbeard's treasure. Avast! There is no map—only five clues.
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2008 AP® Computer Science A Free-Response Questions

For Students 10th - 12th
Get the code right. A detailed resource provides pupils and teachers of computer science courses with released items from the 2008 exam. Questions range from studying code in a case study to creating code to perform specific tasks....
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Indirect Proofs in Algebra and Geometry: Lesson

For Students 7th - 12th
Indirectly, it is a good proof method. A segment of a playlist on geometry introduces a way to prove geometric and algebraic statements. Using a general examples, the video shows how to develop an indirect proof.
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Solution to the Grandfather Paradox

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
If you go back in time to kill your grandfather, would you have been born? The lesson narrator uses this grandfather paradox to explain the concept of quantum superposition. He shows how the superposition of two states solves the paradox.
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How Computers Calculate—the ALU: Crash Course Computer Science # 5

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
ALU, what are you? Young computer scientists watch a video to learn about the Arithmetic and Logic Unit (ALU) in the fifth video of the series. They use logic gates to represent each component of this unit.
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Boolean Logic and Logic Gates: Crash Course Computer Science #3

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
Boolean logic just makes sense. A video teaches individuals about Boolean logic and its connection to the binary system. It shows how the operations NOT, AND, OR, and XOR are shown on electric circuits using transistors. 
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5 Unusual Proofs

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
A fast-paced video offers examples of proof techniques. It covers logic, bijections, applying previous math results, mathematical induction, and proofs with pictures.
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Logic and Conditional Statements

For Teachers 9th - 11th
If there is a conditional statement, then there is a hypothesis and conclusion. Pupils learn how to identify the parts of conditional statements. Class members continue to work with conditional statements and rewrite them in their many...
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Can You Solve the Three Gods Riddle?

For Students 7th - 12th
The Three Gods Riddle has been called the "hardest logic puzzle ever." Introduce viewers to the problem with a video that challenges scholars to find the solution.
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Looping and Simulation

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young computer scientists continue programming with while loops by creating a program to simulate coins flipping. 
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While Loops

For Students 9th - 12th
Bring your pupils in the loop with while loops. Scholars learn how to modify conditional statements to produce while loops in the 14th lesson of the series. They use flowcharts to understand loops and then program some examples of loops.
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Digital Assistant Project

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Scholars apply previously learned skills to create a functional computer program. They produce a digital assistant incorporating string commands and complex conditional logic.
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Compound Conditional Logic

For Students 9th - 12th
Scholars explore compound conditional logic and learn to use the Boolean operators AND, OR, and NOT within conditional statements by incorporating these operators to improve a previously created app.
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Introduction to Conditional Logic

For Teachers 9th - 12th
On one condition ... explore how to use conditionals within conditionals. Scholars apply conditional statements to improve upon the app they built during a previous instructional activity. They also learn about nested conditionals in the...
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Understanding Program Flow and Logic

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Explore decision-making logic in programming computer games. The 10th installment of a 21-part unit teaches scholars how to apply conditional statements and Boolean expressions. They use these concepts to create a "Guess My Number" game...
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Can You Solve the River Crossing Riddle?

For Students 6th - 8th
Getting three wildebeest across a river should be no problem— but what happens when you add three lions to the mix? Watch a video that features a classic river-crossing puzzle with a crocodile twist. Viewers listen as the narrator...
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Unsolvable and Undecidable Problems

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Try as you might, some functions just cannot be computed. The lab introduces the class to the possibility of unsolvable problems. The fourth lesson in a series of seven begins with a logic problem, then progresses to looking at functions...
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The Peruvian Coin Flip–Cryptographic Protocols

For Teachers 4th - 12th
A digital flip. Introduce your classes to cryptographic protocols using and, or, and not gates. Groups create a complete circuit to convert a binary number into another one. This type of one-way function allows pupils to verify the...
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Can You Solve the Prisoner Hat Riddle?

For Students 5th - 12th
You've been abducted by aliens! The good news: they don't eat collaborative and logical beings. The bad news: You need to prove that you are capable of working together with your fellow captives to solve a logic riddle. Enjoy a video...
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House and Holmes: A Guide to Deductive and Inductive Reasoning

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Test your pupils' reasoning skills with several activities and a quick mystery to solve. Learners watch and analyze a few video clips that demonstrate reasoning in action, practice deduction with an interactive and collaborative...
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The Deadly Picnic: A Lab on Deductive Reasoning

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Whodunnit? Find out who killed Mr. Brooks through a logical examination of evidence. Class members fill out a couple of data tables to help them pin down the suspect. After they've figured out just who the culprit is, pupils compose...
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Solving Playground Network Problems

For Teachers 4th - 6th
What is a network? Kids model one to find out that it is a series of paths that something can travel along. Take them outdoors to get in touch with this technology topic; make it an introductory lesson in your STEM unit when teaching...
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Cargo-Bot

For Students 3rd - 12th
What would you think of an app that provides a creative introduction to an important 21st century skill, challenges learners at many levels, and is an addictively, fun game? Did we also mention it was free? We think you will find all...
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Move the Turtle

For Students 1st - 9th
Turtles are not known to be speedy movers, but have you ever tried to get them to move in a specific direction? How about getting them to move in a perfect circle? With this app, young computer programmers have to be on their toes to...
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Sort It Out

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Elementary schoolers engage in a game of logical reasoning called Secret Sort. A Venn diagram is used as a way to sort objects. This resource would be a great way to introduce the Venn diagram (maybe the most famous, and most-useful...
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Probability Scale 0 to 1

For Students 4th - 5th
Use a probability scale line to help introduce learners to odds and probability. They start by examining an example line, looking at where events would fall from 100% probability to 0%. Next, learners complete two of these on their own,...
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Logic Problems

For Students 3rd - 4th
Using the number attributes they have learned, math detectives uncover the mystery number in each of these logic problems. For the three problems they examine the clues and sets of numbers, using key vocabulary such as greater than, less...
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Bridge-Crossing Puzzle

For Students 8th - 11th
In this bridge-crossing learning exercise, learners read a word problem.  They use logic and deductive reasoning to determine the correct combination for two men to cross a bridge at the same time to get the anticipated results.  This...
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Garden Flowers

For Students 4th - 5th
For this reasoning worksheet, students fill out a labeled chart as they read clues to figure out what type of flower each of 3 people bought.
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Write the Contrapositive and Write the Inverse Problems

For Students 9th - 11th
In this logic worksheet, students write the contrapositive for four statements and the inverse for two statements.  The statements are written in sentence format. The solutions are not provided.
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Catch My Mistake

For Students 9th - 12th
In this logic worksheet, students determine the errors and correctly substitute the number that makes the statement true. There are 8 questions.
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Math Club Warm Up #29b

For Students 6th
In this logic worksheet, 6th graders solve 1 problem with variables requiring logic and problem solving;  there are 4 sheets on a page.
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Winchester Transit Problem

For Students 9th - 12th
In this transit problem worksheet, learners read clues about bus stops and their routes.  They determine the time between stops and the shortest path possible.  This one-page worksheet contains 1 multi-step problem.  The answer is provided.
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Problem Solving: Use Logical Reasoning

For Students Pre-K - 1st
In this early childhood logical reasoning worksheet, students examine 4 rows of objects and cross the item in each row that does not belong in the labeled groups.
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George Island: Logical Thinking

For Students 8th - 10th
In this logical thinking worksheet, students read a story about George Island. From the clues that are given, and the diagram, they determine who lives in what house on George Island. Students use their logical thinking skills to solve...
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The Cat, the Mouse, and the Magic Beans

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students explore problem solving.  In this critical thinking instructional activity, students work in groups to determine the most efficient method for getting a cat, mouse, and beans across the river after listening to a short story. ...
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Math Puzzle: Three Cubes

For Students 8th
In this math puzzle:  three cubes worksheet, 8th graders solve the puzzle by making cubes with 2 digit numerals on each side, then finding 3 ways for 3 sides to add up to 100, the answer is available online.
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Measure Exactly 8 Liters of Water

For Students 6th
In this measure exactly 8 liters of water worksheet, 6th graders read the problem and solve the question of measuring 8 liters with only a 6 liter and an 11 liter bucket.
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Math Puzzles: Connected Loops

For Students 6th
In this math puzzles:  connected loops activity, 6th graders read an explanation of the puzzle, then solve by figuring out how to connect the loops, answer is available online.
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Elvis Presley Number Puzzle

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
In this Elvis Presley worksheet, students first determine four numbers form clues about Elvis' life.  Next the students use those four numbers to correctly determine nine numbers in a square. Hints as well as a full solution are provided.
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An Introduction to Logic

For Students 10th
In this logic worksheet, 10th graders solve and complete 5 different types of problems. First, they draw an Euler diagram to represent the given information. Then, students write the hypothesis, conclusion and the converse. They also...
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Understanding Fallacies

For Students 7th - 10th
In this understanding fallacies worksheet, students explore what fallacies are as they read a brief piece. Students read 5 arguments and reveal whether they show ad hominem or straw man fallacies. Students then rewrite 4 arguments...
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Use Logical Reasoning - ELL

For Students 4th - 5th
In this ELL noun worksheet, students review the definitions and some examples for proper and common nouns. Students then read a paragraph and underline five proper nouns that should be capitalized. Students then rewrite the paragraph...
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Solving Problems

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students, in groups, use logic and mathematical reasoning to solve given problems. Afterwards, they summarize strategies used to solve the problem and discuss a variety of ways to solve the situation. Individually, students complete...
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Mathematical Magazines

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students use ads from magazines to create data to be measured and apply the skill of estimation. They record the percentage of magazine ads that could be separated into different categories made by students through the use of logical...
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Introduction to Ethos, Pathos, and Logos

For Students 9th - 12th
Begin the study of persuasive writing with a short video that introduces and briefly defines ethos, pathos, and logos; Aristotle's three tools of rhetoric.
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IELTS Writing Essays 7

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Lewis continues his look at persuasive strategies in writing, especially as they pertain to the IELTS essay. The focus narrows in even more on conjunctions and logic. Typical errors are shown.
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IELTS Writing Essays 6

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Be more persuasive with these strategies! Specific to the IELTS essay, Robert Lewis talks about persuasive techniques, such as using reason and appeal to authority, and how to apply them to your writing.
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Sunshine Math-1

For Students 3rd - 4th
Administer a activity that has a variety of mathematical concepts included. Seven questions challenge learners to solve problems using a number line, recognizing 3-D shapes, adding numbers and money, using a calculator, and understanding...
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What's My Rule

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Students categorize various types of produce. In this categorization lesson, students explore various ways to categorize items. Students deduce what rules other students used to categorize their produce.
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Thinking About Hate

For Teachers 8th - 10th
This lesson starts out with a guided discussion about the statement "Birds fly in the sky; airplanes fly in the sky; therefore, airplanes are birds" and goes on to cover logical fallacies and reliable sources, relating these to the topic...
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Comprehending Informational Text

For Teachers 8th - 9th
Do you know what a fallacy is? Discuss this term and its meaning with your class. Then, talk about why making generalizations about a large group of people isn't the best thing to do. As a group, study the included letter excerpt. It...
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Investigation - Design Your Own Spinner

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders use ideas of uncertainty to illustrate that mathematics involves more than exactness when dealing with every day situations. The main standard of this lesson is statistics and probability.
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Storing CD's

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students will solve a word problem as an in depth investigation,. The instructional activity is based upon standards that are foundational to further development of math skills. The learners use logic and higher order thinking skills to...
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Fun Math Quiz

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Quizzes can be a fun way to review math concepts while building proficiency. Kids answer sixteen different problems that cover algebraic reasoning, geometry, addition, multiplication, and word problems. This is a dynamic quiz that is...
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Using Logical Reasoning

For Students 10th
In this geometry worksheet, 10th graders analyze and solve logic puzzles.  The one page interactive worksheet contains five multiple choice questions, provides a hint, and is self checking.
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Missing Dollar: the Bargain Hotel

For Students 6th
For this missing dollar:  the bargain hotel worksheet, 6th graders solve the math puzzle about paying for the hotel room using logic and problem solving.
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More Trees in a Row

For Students 6th
In this more trees in a row worksheet, 6th graders review one similar puzzle then solve a new one about planting 10 tress in 4 rows of 5.
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Strategic Games Y1: Nim

For Teachers 1st
First graders play Nim online to practice problem solving skills and strategies.
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Stone Soup

For Teachers 1st
First graders examine the use of logic, deduction, and inference to determine the answers to riddles. They listen to a teacher read aloud of Heather Forest's, Stone Soup before discussing the story which gauges their comprehension....
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Question of the Week

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Use this presentation as a means to spark discussion and promote critical-thinking skills in your classroom. Learners read and discuss a series of questions such as whether animals can talk. This presentation provides a good way to have...
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Fact or Opinion

For Teachers 2nd
Have your class differentiate between fact and opinion using this presentation. Learners read a series of statements and identify whether the example is fact or opinion. This is a terrific and motivating way to explore this topic.
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The House on Haunted Hill

For Teachers 8th - 9th
Have your class practice problem solving and critical-thinking skills. Learners read a long story about an adventure involving a haunted house, make decisions about what the character should do, and evaluate the storytelling process.
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Propositional Logic 4

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this math worksheet, students practice the techniques associated with propositional logic. This worksheet has 5 problems for the students to solve and includes and answer sheet.
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Halloween Word Problem: Add, Subtract, Patterns and Logic

For Students 3rd - 5th
For this Halloween word problem worksheet, students solve a problem with a Halloween them that uses addition, subtraction, patterns and logic. Page includes a challenge and super challenge version.
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Inequalities and Triangles

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Students prove and apply theorems of triangle inequality and hinge theorem. In this geometry lesson, students will discuss which triangle is bigger and why. They will use theorems, such as Exterior Angle Inequality or the Pythagorean...
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Nutty for Nutrition

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students create a PowerPoint presentation detailing daily intake of nutrients. In this nutty for nutrition lesson plan, groups of students conduct Internet research to determine what type of nutrients should be consumed on a daily...
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Summer Activities: Super Sand & Water!

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students use funnels and create tunnels. In this early childhood lesson plan, students begin to understand science and math concepts such as flow, force, gravity, and volume and develop skills in areas such as problem solving and...
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Summer Machines Activity: What Can You Use to Beat an Egg?

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students use their observation, prediction, problem-solving, and language skills as they experiment with different ways to mix eggs. In this problem solving lesson, students use simple tools in order to cook up scrambled eggs.
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What Can the Wind Blow?

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students observe math and science concepts no matter which way the wind blows. In this early childhood problem solving instructional activity, students will develop science, math, and observation skills as they learn about the wind.
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Have Block Party!

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students discover that the possibilities are limitless in this block-building activity. In this early childhood, problem solving lesson, students develop social, problem-solving, math, and language skills using a specific number of...
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How Things Change

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students explore ways to change objects and look at the world as full of possibilities. In this early childhood lesson, students engage in investigations to develop science concepts and language and observational skills.
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Problem-Solving Strategy: Use Logical Reasoning Practice 13.4

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this problem solving strategy worksheet, students read 3 different story problems. Students use logical reasoning to solve.
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Hoop It Up

For Students 5th - 6th
In this possible combinations worksheet, students solve a problem about how many possible three-person basketball teams can be formed from six friends. Students list the combinations and answer 3 questions about this.
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Problem-Solving Strategy: Use Logical Reasoning

For Students 4th - 5th
In this problem-solving worksheet, students solve 1 mathematical word problem by figuring out the answers to 7 questions. Students record their answers on the lines provided.
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Problem-Solving Strategy: Use Logical Reasoning

For Students 4th - 5th
In this problem solving worksheet, students use logical reasoning to solve each of 4 problems. The word problems pertain to the position of people in line, theater seating and identification of who plays what instrument in a talent show.
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Use Logical Reasoning

For Students 5th - 7th
In this logical reasoning learning exercise, students solve 2 word problems where they use logical reasoning to put a list of objects into the correct order. A clear example is provided.
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Get the Picture

For Students K - 1st
In this get the picture learning exercise, students utilize photograph clues to identify a specific painting. Students incorporate these photograph clues to create an original picture on their own.
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The Multiplying Digits Problem

For Students 7th - 9th
In this digits problem, students determine what digits, when multiplied, equal given parameters.  This one-page worksheet contains 1 problem.  The answer is provided at the bottom of the page.
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Mr. P's ShoppingTrip

For Students 7th - 9th
In this shopping trip worksheet, students read given facts and determine amount of money in hand prior to a shopping trip.  This one-page worksheet contains 1 multi-step problem using logic and algebraic reasoning.  The answer is provided.
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Problem-Solving Strategy

For Students 7th
In this problem-solving strategy worksheet, 7th graders solve and complete 9 different word problems that use logical reasoning. Students use various problem-solving strategies to solve each of the word problems provided on the sheet....
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Propositional Logic

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this math worksheet, learners practice the techniques associated with propositional logic. This 5-page worksheet has many different types of problems for the students to solve.
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Propositional Logic

For Students Higher Ed
In this propositional logic worksheet, students are given variables in the form of a scenario. They must then use those variables to solve 14 problems. Answers are provided on a separate sheet.
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Easy Worksheet: Logic

For Students 9th - 12th
In this logic worksheet, students solve 10 short answer problems. Students translate logic statements into English given variables and what they represent.
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Constructed Response Assessments

For Students K
In this math learning exercise, students construct a variety of graphs given 5 different situations. Line, bar, and scatter plot graphs are used.
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Truth Tables

For Students 9th - 12th
In this truth tables worksheet, students solve 14 fill in the blank problems. Kids determine if a given conditional statement is true or false. Students record his or her results in a truth table.
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Challenge: Skills and Applications Lesson 2.2

For Students 9th - 12th
In this truth tables worksheet, students solve 5 short answer problems. Students make a truth table for five conditional statements.
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Brain Teaser - Mail

For Students 6th - 10th
In this logic worksheet, learners solve a word problem using logic about sending a letter without the mailman opening the box. Students complete 1 problem.
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Athletes: Brain Teaser

For Students 9th - 12th
In this brain teaser worksheet, students solve 1 short answer word problem. Students determine who out of four people is a golfer given various information about the four people.
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Logic

For Students 10th
In this geometry worksheet, 10th graders investigate and solve various logic problems including the constructions and use of two way tables and Venn diagrams to assist in problem solving.  The eleven page worksheet contains nine...
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The Meaning of the Puzzles

For Students 11th
In this logical and creative reasoning learning exercise, student solve 20 'wacky' words puzzles. Each puzzle contains a mathematical equation that can be translated into a 'wacky' word. An answer key is provided.
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Using Logical Reasoning

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders investigate if-then statements. In this geometry lesson, 10th graders identify the hypotheses and the conclusions of if then statements. The identify the "if" part and the "then" part using logical reasoning.
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The Monopoly Game

For Students 9th - 11th
In this monopoly activity, students examine clues describing plays in a monopoly game.  Students collect the clues and determine the rank, in order, of the game results.  This one-page activity contains 1 multi-step problem. The answer...
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The Treasure Hunt

For Students 7th - 10th
In this treasure hunt worksheet, students determine a combination of events that satisfies given conditions.  This one-page worksheet contains 1 logic problem.  The answer is provideed at the bottom of the page.
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Missionaries and Cannibals

For Students 7th - 9th
In this missionaries and cannibals worksheet, students read a word problem and use logic and deductive reasoning to solve the problem.  This one-page worksheet contains one problem.  Answers are provided at the bottom of the page.
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Proof by Induction

For Students 9th - 12th
In this induction worksheet, students read word problems.  They determine the difference between inductive and deductive reasoning.  Students solve the given problem through inductive reasoning.  This one-page worksheet contains 1...
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When the Workers Relax

For Students 9th - 11th
In this algebra worksheet, students analyze seven workers and their off days. They match up each worker with the correct day they have off given some clues.
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Argumentation and Logic

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Students recognize inductive and deductive reasoning and analyze common fallacies in critical thinking.  In this argumentation and logic lesson plan, students use role playing activities and specific instances of inductive and deductive...
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Thinking Skills

For Students 1st - 2nd
In these critical thinking, logical thinking, and creative thinking worksheets, students make lists of uses for a pencil and a milk carton and ways to melt an ice cube. Students answer 3 questions.
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Wind Logic Puzzles

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students listen to books on wind energy for background knowledge. In this wind logic puzzle, students use knowledge of wind energy and critical thinking skills to complete logic puzzles. Students may work in groups or individually as...
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Logic Problems: Using a Matrix

For Teachers 7th - 9th
In this logic worksheet, young scholars are given 2 matrices to help them solve problems using logic. Students are given clues that they use to complete the matrix in order to find the answer.
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Basic Exercises in Logic

For Students 9th - 11th
In this logic worksheet, students are taught about the use of syllogisms to solve problems. They use diagrams to visually show the relationships between objects. They complete two given syllogisms and answer questions about their results.
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Activity Plan 4-5: Riddles by the Bagful!

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students write a riddle to be included in a class riddle book. In this creative-thinking lesson, the teacher will introduce children to riddles, then guide children through the process of writing and illustrating their own riddles to be...
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Activity Plan 4-5: Tape Recorder Fun

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students have fun with a simple machine. In this early childhood lesson plan, students use sensory, awareness, cooperative learning, and problem-solving skills as they work together to develop and implement a plan for using a tape recorder
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Which Book is It?

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students are invited to make the most of their memory skills. In this early childhood problem solving lesson, students use their listening and observation skills in this problem-solving memory game.
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Estimating Fractions

For Students 4th - 5th
In this fraction worksheet, students write whether each fraction is closer to 0, 1/2, or 1 in the first 8 problems. They estimate the sums and differences in 8 examples, and answer 2 mixed application problems. They complete 3 logical...
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Problem-Solving Strategy: Use Logical Reasoning

For Students 4th
In this logical reasoning worksheet, 4th graders read a paragraph about what three students are brought for lunch before determining what each student eats through logical reasoning. They record what they understand, make a plan, fill in...
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Find the Right One

For Students 1st - 3rd
In this logical reasoning learning exercise, students read the story problem and solve it as they use the clues. Students then write their own story problem about 3 cats and use clues to solve it showing how they check their answers.
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Problem Solving: Use Logical Reasoning

For Students K - 1st
In this early childhood logical reasoning worksheet, students learn how to read it, picture it, and solve it as they practice using the skills to solve the given problem.
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Use Logical Reasoning

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this logical reasoning worksheet, students understand the problem, plan how to solve it, solve it, and then reflect on the results.
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Use Logical Reasoning

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this logical reasoning worksheet, students read the clues in 3 questions and draw the answers to each in the space provided.
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What Makes Sense

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this logical thinking instructional activity, students read the story problem and solve it. Students then write their own story problem about measurement tools and use clues to solve it showing how they check their answers.
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Car for Rent

For Students 5th - 6th
In this car for rent word problem worksheet, students solve a real-life problem using pricing information, a road atlas, and logical reasoning. Students solve three word problems.
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To Be or Not To Be Logical

For Students 9th - 12th
In this logic worksheet, students complete 1 problem that involves finding and analyzing an advertisement of conditional statements. Students then complete a logic story while forming a hypotheses, conclusion, and a converse.
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Logical Thinking With Shapes

For Students 4th - 5th
In this logical thinking with geometric shapes worksheet, students write directions for transforming one shape into the next on a web. They write phrases such as "make two sides parallel" or "make all the sides the same length" while...
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Problem Solving Strategies

For Students 7th - 8th
For this problem solving strategies worksheet, learners solve and complete 5 different word problems that include logic and the process of elimination. First, they determine the number of questions asked to determine a selected number....
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Make a Move

For Students 5th - 6th
You will have students thinking with this worksheet! Students practice their logic skills by determining the next best move on a game board. This would be a great warm-up activity to get students' brains cranking before your math lesson.
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Use Logical Reasoning

For Students 2nd
In this time intervals learning exercise, 2nd graders use logical reasoning to figure out how long 4 activities take. Students circle the 4 additional activities that take about an hour to complete.
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Logic Puzzle-- Shopping at a Garage Sale

For Students 4th - 5th
In this math logic puzzle, learners read the story about 5 children shopping at a garage sale. Using the provided chart grid, students read the clues and determine what each child bought and how much each spent for their purchase.
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Drawing Word Problems

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
In this math worksheet, students learn to follow 4 steps in solving any word problem: read, underline, draw and write. Students solve 4 word problems utilizing these steps.
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Logic Puzzles 1

For Students 4th - 5th
For this logic puzzles worksheet, students will complete two different tables using logic statements to guide their information.
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Fallacies

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine the ten most common logical fallacies. They identify the ways in which arguments fail. Students give reasons why one or more premises or conclusions can cause an argument to fail based on the ten logical fallacies they...
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Have You Got A Clue

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders work in small groups to utilize "police evidence" to construct a plausible solution to a classroom mystery. They review the presented material, and carefully analyze witness statements and other clues. The "crime scene"...
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SMOKING: A RISK WORTH TAKING OR JUST A DRAG?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students identify and state a tobacco-related decision problem/issue, viable options regarding the selected problem; research and discuss risks and benefits associated with the decision problem; and state a decision based upon rational...
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Fallacies

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Beware the Straw Man! Viewers are introduced to common logical fallacies found in argumentation. Alas, no examples are provided to illustrate these fallacious reasonings.
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Round One: Where Are They?

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Are you looking to engage your class with logic questions? Here is a simple activity in which learners use critical thinking skills to solve two questions. Use as a center activity or as a whole class attention-grabber.
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Four Always, Sometimes, or Never Venn Diagram Problems

For Students 8th - 11th
In this Venn Diagram activity, students fill in the blanks with always, sometimes, or never by reading the Venn diagrams.  The variables used in the Venn Diagrams are clearly defined.
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Mini-Lesson One

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders discover deductive reasoning.  For this logic lesson, 6th graders explore deductive reasoning as a means of solving logic problems.  Students are expected to arrive at a definition of deductive reasoning.
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Outdoor Activities: Solve It-Outdoors

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students practice problem solving skills. In this early childhood education lesson plan, students foster the ability to use creative and critical thinking to turn obstacles into bridges to greater learning as they complete various...
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Outdoor Activities/Problem Solving: Home Design

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Young scholars create with sticks and stones. In this early childhood lesson plan, students use their problem-solving skills to make houses out of items they find outdoors.
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Problem Solving Strategy: Logical Reasoning

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this early childhood problem solving strategy worksheet, students practice their skills as they use logical reasoning to solve 2 math story problems.
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Problem Solving: Use Logical Thinking

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this problem solving strategies activity, students employ logical thinking and reasoning skills in order to solve 3 math word problems. Students also solve a test prep problem.
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Problem Solving: Strategy: Use Logical Reasoning

For Students 6th
In this problem solving strategy instructional activity, 6th graders solve a story problem using the strategies of understand, plan, solve, and look back.
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Problem-Solving Strategy: Use Logical Reasoning

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this logical reasoning worksheet, students utilize the problem-solving strategy of logical reasoning to answer 2 short answer mathematical questions.
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Send a Gift Cryptarithm

For Students 9th - 11th
In this cryptarithm worksheet, students identify digits that stand for certain letters.  They solve the addition cryptarithm.  This one-page worksheet contains 1 problem.  The answer is provided.
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Homeschool Learning Network: Introduction to Logic

For Students 9th - 12th
In this introduction to logic learning exercise, students solve 25 short answer and true/false problems. Students use logic to determine if a statement is true. Students write two statements in terms of three statements using logic.